Patient Stories

Long Awaited Relief

At a time when her body should be running at its peak, Kara Lehaman found herself paralyzed with pain that had overtaken every aspect of her life. “I was 25-years-old…

Multiple Sclerosis Certified Specialists & Your Care

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a lifelong neurological disease which affects the central nervous system resulting in impairments and limitations which contribute to difficulties in daily functioning.  These limitations can lead…

The Update: April 2017

Occupational Therapy Month! April is National Occupational Therapy Month, an annual awareness celebration created by The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This month allows us to recognize how occupational therapists…

National Occupational Therapy Month

Occupational therapists work with patients to meet goals by working on their abilities to: Independently provide self-care (bathing, brushing teeth, moving independently around the house, etc.) Modify repetitive movements that…

2016 Community Report

Because of your support, we have been able to help patients reclaim their lives because of the compassionate care and innovative research employees do at Good Shepherd Penn Partners. Each…

Getting Back to a Life in Motion

“I was scheduled to have therapy after the allotted amount of resting time,” says Michelle of her post-op experience. “But I also developed a patella knee problem that I also…

World Traveler Once Again After Physical Therapy

“Prior to the fall, I had noticed that my balance had begun to decline but after breaking the first bone in my entire life, I was really worrying about the…